Embed This Julian Edelman

Wide Receiver Age: 30 Exp: 8 Years
Drafted: Round 7 (#232 overall), 2009 College: Kent State Agent(s): Yee Dubin Sports
  • Current Contract

    Julian Edelman signed a 4 year, $17,000,000 contract with the New England Patriots, including a $5,000,000 signing bonus, $8,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $4,250,000. In 2017, Edelman will earn a base salary of $3,000,000, a roster bonus of $750,000, a workout bonus of $250,000 and a incentive bonus of $500,000, while carrying a cap hit of $5,750,000 and a dead cap value of $1,250,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $17,000,000
    Signing Bonus $5,000,000
    Average Salary $4,250,000
    Total Guarantees $8,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $6,000,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Workout Misc. Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2014 Contract details by year 27 $1,000,000 $1,250,000 $500,000 - - $2,750,000 $6,000,000 $3,437,500($3,437,500)
    Pre-6/1 Release2014 Dead Cap: $6,000,0002014 Cap Savings: $-3,250,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2014 Dead Cap: $5,000,0002014 Cap Savings: $-2,250,000 Post-6/1 Release2014 Dead Cap: $2,250,0002015 Dead Cap: $3,750,0002014 Cap Savings: $500,000 Post-6/1 Trade2014 Dead Cap: $1,250,0002015 Dead Cap: $3,750,0002014 Cap Savings: $1,500,000
    2015 Contract details by year 28 $2,250,000 $1,250,000 $656,250 - $500,000 $4,656,250 $5,750,000 $6,171,875($9,609,375)
    Pre-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $5,750,0002015 Cap Savings: $-1,093,750 Pre-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $3,750,0002015 Cap Savings: $906,250 Post-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $3,250,0002016 Dead Cap: $2,500,0002015 Cap Savings: $1,406,250 Post-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $1,250,0002016 Dead Cap: $2,500,0002015 Cap Savings: $3,406,250
    2016 Contract details by year 29 $2,500,000 $1,250,000 $421,875 $250,000 - $4,421,875 $5,250,000 $4,028,635($13,638,010)
    Pre-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $5,250,0002016 Cap Savings: $-828,125 Pre-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $2,500,0002016 Cap Savings: $1,921,875 Post-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $4,000,0002017 Dead Cap: $1,250,0002016 Cap Savings: $421,875 Post-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $1,250,0002017 Dead Cap: $1,250,0002016 Cap Savings: $3,171,875
    2017 Contract details by year 30 $3,000,000 $1,250,000 $750,000 $250,000 $500,000 $5,750,000 $1,250,000 $4,500,000($18,138,010)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $1,250,0002017 Cap Savings: $4,500,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $1,250,0002017 Cap Savings: $4,500,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $1,250,0002018 Dead Cap: $02017 Cap Savings: $4,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $1,250,0002018 Dead Cap: $02017 Cap Savings: $4,500,000
    2018 Free Agent Year 31 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $3M of signing bonus deferred to 3/31/15
    • $2M of 2015 salary fully guarantees on 3/10/15
    • 2014 Per Game Bonus: $500,000 ($31,250)
    • 2015-17 Per Game Bonus: $750,000 ($46,875, 9 LTBE in 2016)
    • 2016-17 Workout Bonus: $250,000
    • Incentives
      $500,000 for either
      1,057 REC Yds, 70 REC,  7 TDS
      or
      80 REC, 13 Wins
      or
      80 REC, Super Bowl Appearance 

    Previous Contracts

    2013-2013

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $765,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $765,000
    Guaranteed -
    Free Agent: 2014 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2013 26 $715,000 - $40,000 $10,000 $765,000 $50,000
    2014 Free agent year 27 UFA  
    • Split Salary: $383,000
    • Offseason Workout Bonus: $10,000
    • Week 1 Roster Bonus: $40,000
    • Performance Bonuses
      30 receptions: $30,000
      40 receptions: $70,000
      50 receptions: $120,000
      60 receptions: $180,000
      70 receptions: $250,000  

     

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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $310,000 $48,700 - - - - - $358,700
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $395,000 - - - - - - $395,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $525,000 - - - - - - $525,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $615,000 - - - - - - $615,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $715,000 - $40,000 $10,000 - - - $765,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $2,000,000 $437,500 - - - - $3,437,500
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $2,250,000 $3,000,000 $421,875 - - - $500,000 $6,171,875
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 - $750,000 $250,000 - - $528,635 $4,028,635
    8 seasons $8,310,000 $5,048,700 $1,649,375 $260,000 - - $1,028,635 $16,296,710
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 - $750,000 $250,000 - - - $4,500,000
    $11,310,000 $5,048,700 $2,399,375 $510,000 - - $1,028,635 $20,796,710
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 10/21/2016, $9,115

      Excessive facemask against Cincinnati (CIN)


    • Player contract details by year 09/16/2016, $24,309

      Hit on a defenseless player against Arizona (ARI)


    • Player contract details by year 11/07/2014, $5,512

      Throwing the ball into the stands against Denver (DEN)


    • TOTAL: $38,936

  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Julian Edelman ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($5,750,000) Rank
    NFL: #257
    New England Patriots: #6
    Wide Receiver: #32

    Total Cash ($4,500,000) Rank
    NFL: #309
    Wide Receiver: #41

    Average Annual ($4,250,000) Rank
    NFL: #359
    Wide Receiver: #40
  • Similar Players

    GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Tgt Rec Rec Yds Yds/Rec Rec TD Fum AAV
    Golden Tate, DET
    Similarity Score: 93.02%
    16 16 16 866 0.835 135 91 1077 11.8 4 2 $6,200,000
    Terrelle Pryor, CLE
    Similarity Score: 90.92%
    16 16 15 899 0.873 140 77 1007 13.1 4 1 $660,000
    Brandon Marshall, NYJ
    Similarity Score: 90.33%
    15 15 15 901 0.864 128 59 788 13.4 3 0 $2,512,000
    Demaryius Thomas, DEN
    Similarity Score: 89.64%
    16 16 16 889 0.824 144 90 1083 12 5 2 $12,823,000
    Mike Wallace, BAL
    Similarity Score: 88.61%
    16 16 16 872 0.769 116 72 1017 14.1 4 1 $2,742,000
     

    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Tgt Rec Rec Yds Yds/Rec Rec TD Fum Prod Pts
    2016 16 16 13 877 0.782 159 98 1106 11.3 3 3 132.3
    2015 9 9 9 525 0.469 88 61 692 11.3 7 1 111.5
    2014 14 14 13 805 0.712 134 92 972 10.6 4 3 130.6
    2013 16 16 11 1021 0.853 151 105 1056 10.1 6 6 146.7
    2012 9 9 3 297 0.323 32 21 235 11.2 3 1 44
    2011 13 13 8 4 34 8.5 0 3 2.2
    2010 15 15 3 14 7 86 12.3 0 1 10
    2009 11 11 7 54 37 359 9.7 1 1 42.4
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Current Contract

    • WR Rank: #40

    Comparable Players

    The first step in evaluating is to identify players of the same position, with similar playing time/opportunity, who signed a contract around Edelman's current age.

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    Base Calculated Value

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    Statistical Comparisons

    Now we'll compare our variables and Edelman statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing.

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    Julian Edelman's Calculated Market Value

    After applying our Prime % figures into our base calculated value, we're given two values. The average of these values becomes our current calculated market value.

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